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Eating chocolate is good for scuba divers!

By oneocean | 03 March 2017

 “Something crazy is going to happen now, Charlie thought. But he wasn’t frightened. He wasn’t nervous. He was just terrifically excited” – Charlie and the chocolate factory. Rightly so Charlie should be terrifically excited for research leads us to believe that eating chocolate before diving can help with off-gassing and prevention of DCS. Over recent…

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Eco-Tourism and Corporate Responsibility

By oneocean | 03 February 2017

At The Zanzibar Dive Centre One Ocean we pride ourselves on being a responsible and environmentally friendly dive operation. We understand our role in the community and strive to educate our staff and clients on the value of preserving and respecting our surrounding environment on land, in the sea and all living beings that reside…

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Having a WHALE of a time

By oneocean | 03 February 2017

It started as your normal day in the beautiful Zanzibar for me, arrived at the dive centre climbed onto the boat and got ready for another awesome day of diving on the magical Mnemba atoll, I had a group of first time divers that day and they had an awesome time diving and we were…

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New fins arrived – GO diving, GO snorkelling!

By oneocean | 18 July 2016

Choosing the right fins plays an important role when scuba diving and snorkelling as they are the part of the equipment that helps with propulsion at the surface and underwater. Proper fit and comfort are vital as well as other considerations like material, blade size and shape or weight, for the divers that travel with…

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Donkey dive

By oneocean | 18 July 2016

Everywhere you go, you will find one of these small but strong associations trying to make a difference. ZAASO is a community-based registered non-profit organisation that rescues, adopts and provides shelter, foster care, medical treatment and valuable services to animals in need. ZAASO is not only fostering stray dogs and mistreated donkeys, they are keeping…

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